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The presidency and endless war

Join us October 1 for this year's William and Carol Stevenson Conference focused on armed conflict

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‘She started crying on the phone’

Bernard Nussbaum, Clinton's White House counsel, tells the story of Ruth Bader Ginsburg's Supreme Court nomination


Trump’s Russophilia has become intelligence policy

Trump's unsettling relationship with Putin’s regime has infected the rest of the government, writes Eric Edelman

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Vacancies, acting officials, and the waning role of the Senate

The Senate's role as a check on the president’s appointment power has diminished, writes Senior Fellow Kathryn Dunn Tenpas


Presidential resources for teachers

The Miller Center features a variety of content that can help teachers bring history alive for their students


Critical insights for the nation's governance

The Miller Center is a nonpartisan affiliate of the University of Virginia that specializes in presidential scholarship, public policy, and political history and strives to apply the lessons of history to the nation's most pressing contemporary governance challenges.